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BEIJING, Dec 12- China's top economic planning agency has "substantial evidence" against chipmaker Qualcomm Inc in an antitrust probe, state media on Thursday quoted a senior official at the price regulator as saying. A China- based public relations official for Qualcomm said the company had no comment on Xu's remarks.
SAN FRANCISCO, Dec 9- Qualcomm Inc said on Monday it will make smartphone chips with 64- bit features typically found in personal computers, following Apple Inc and opening the way to more efficient mobile gadgets.
WASHINGTON, Dec 5- The U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday approved a bill aimed at reining in "patent trolls," companies that buy or license patents from others, then extract licensing fees or file infringement lawsuits viewed by many as frivolous.
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*Chinese regulator not saying why Qualcomm being investigated. *Qualcomm would be big gainer through royalties. Nov 26- China's anti-trust investigation into Qualcomm, the world's biggest smartphone chip maker, is likely tied to the impending $16 billion rollout of commercial fourth-generation services by China's big telecoms carriers.
Chinese regulators have launched a probe into mobile chipmaker Qualcomm, under China's Anti-Monopoly Act. CNBC's Deirdre Wang Morris explains.
*Chinese regulator not saying why Qualcomm investigated. Nov 25- Qualcomm Inc said on Monday it faces an antitrust probe in China, sending its shares lower as investors worried the investigation could hurt the chipmaker's business in the fast-growing smartphone market.
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*China key growth market for Qualcomm. Nov 25- Qualcomm Inc said China's price regulator has started an investigation of the mobile chipmaker under the Chinese Anti-Monopoly Law, sending the U.S. company's shares down 2.6 percent.
Nov 25- Qualcomm Inc said China's price regulator has started an investigation of the mobile chipmaker under the Chinese Anti-Monopoly Law. Qualcomm said it was not aware of any violation but would cooperate with the investigation by the National Development and Reform Commission. The NDRC did not say why Qualcomm was being investigated.
Nov 25- Qualcomm Inc said China's price regulator, National Development and Reform Commission, has started an investigation of the mobile chipmaker under the Chinese Anti-Monopoly Law. Qualcomm said it was not aware of any violation. The NDRC is China's top economic planning body and regulates prices.
SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 21- Intel CEO Brian Krzanich said on Thursday he planned to expand his company's small contract manufacturing business, paving the way for more chipmakers to tap into the world's most advanced process technology.
SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 21- Intel CEO Brian Krzanich said on Thursday he planned to expand his company's small contract manufacturing business, opening the way for more chipmakers to tap into the world's most advanced process technology.
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Qualcomm aims to return capital to shareholders, says Paul Jacobs, Qualcomm chairman and CEO. A lot of new tech and innovation is coming and Qualcomm is investing heavily to build chips for emerging markets where a lot of growth is coming.
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SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 20- Leading mobile chipmaker Qualcomm plans to return 75 percent of free cash flow to shareholders through stock buybacks and increased dividends, Chief Executive Paul Jacobs told analysts at an event on Wednesday.
*Shares of Qualcomm, Synaptics rise as sales to China grow. *China market big enough to support latecomers- analysts.